Oudtshoorn Christian Youth Forum
O.C.Y.F was established in 2010 and is registered as a Non-Profit Organisation and serves a unifying structure for Church Youth and Community Youth Organisations. Governed and driven by a passionate community of volunteers availing their skills, time, resources and expertise towards making a difference by helping our youth to see beyond their own horizons.
Through sport and recreational programs, we aim to unite the youth within the greater Oudtshoorn to become the solution for their own challenges and problems.
Creating, establishing and presenting programmes aimed at fostering skills and empowering youth to face the challenges of their environment.
Our main Objections
- To present skills development and survival programs focusing on substance abuse.
- To unite the youth in the greater Oudtshoorn, motivating them to take responsibility for their own challenges and destiny.
- To transform and mobilize the youth to make a difference.
- To ensure the buy-in of local government, businesses, spiritual organization and parents to form a uniting force against crime, violence and youth social problems of the day.
- To establish job creation projects add part of the poverty alleviation and unemployment objective.
We won the South Western District (S.W.D) awards in 2017 at the Eden Sports Awards aswell as the Western Cape Cultural and Sport Awards in the Western Cape. We came second in South Africa as the best Organisation for recreational programs. We won the Eden district Awards again in 2018 and we went to the Western Cape Awards and we won the recreation body award.